Food

The Food and Drinks You Can’t Miss in Dominican Republic

The Food and Drinks You Can’t Miss in Dominican Republic

I visited Dominican Republic a few years ago in Cabarete and Las Terrenas on the North Eastern Coast, this year I returned to Puerto Plata and Cabarete. Dominican Republic is one of the Caribbean’s most geographically diverse countries, with stunning mountain scenery, desert scrublands, waterfalls, evocative colonial architecture, beautiful beaches and of course-incredible food! I grew up in

Olives from Spain in NYC

Olives from Spain in NYC

I visited Spain for over two weeks and I absolutely loved it, they are a people who genuinely have a zest for life. At New York City’s iconic IAC HQ Building  Olives from Spain with the Tourism Institute of Spain celebrated the distinctive wines, food and culture of Spain. It was a delicious day of regional


Simple Delicious 10 Minute Campfire Packets

Simple Delicious 10 Minute Campfire Packets

I absolutely love camping during my travels. I have camped all over New England, Dominican Republic, Colorado, Puerto Rico, Norway and many other places. I’m always searching for tasty, easy camping recipes and I stumbled across these reasonably priced fully cooked Johnsonville sausages. I’ve always been a fan Forget about having granola bars for dinner

All of the Meals at this Whistler Restaurant are Only $4.95 All Day, Every Day!

All of the Meals at this Whistler Restaurant are Only $4.95 All Day, Every Day!

When my friend John and I read about a restaurant in pricey Whistler, British Columbia where everything on the menu is $4.95-we were skeptical. When we arrived at El Furniture Warehouse we were pleasantly surprised by the friendly atmosphere and prompt service. They actually source most of their ingredients from local farms! And don’t think


I Never Imagined the Enchanting Haven I Would Find in the Wilderness of British Columbia

I Never Imagined the Enchanting Haven I Would Find in the Wilderness of British Columbia

My friend John picked me up in Vancouver and we drove to a ferry which took us to the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, from there we drove all the way to Egmont to the  West Coast Wilderness Lodge which we found on Vacations-Abroad. Let me tell you, it was well worth the journey! This place is



Frumskógar Guesthouse – Hveragerði, Iceland

Frumskógar Guesthouse – Hveragerði, Iceland

The small town Hveragerði is known for it’s hot springs, we showed up with no idea where to stay. We went to the gas station and a friendly lady recommended the Frumskógar Guesthouse. What a fabulous find! The guesthouse was immaculate, cozy and peaceful. Although there was very fast WIFI, we spent most of our time

Easter Chocolate Traditions – Iceland

Easter Chocolate Traditions – Iceland

Easter or Páskar in Icelandic is typically celebrated over four days from Thursday (Skírdagur) to Monday(Annar í Páskum). It is a time for Icelanders to spend time with their families. They will gather for big dinners, take trips out into the country and the most popular tradition is to exchange all sizes of chocolate Easter eggs.